Managing Director & Chief Executive
Karthik is responsible for the day to day running of Telekonnectors. Strategic leadership encompassing new product development, customer engagement, process improvements along with a view to long term development are part of his responsibilities as the managing director of the company. In addition he is also the managing director of Multicall Ltd. and member of board of DSNL, both affiliates of Telekonnectors.
Prior to joining Telekonnectors Group, he was a managing director with Deutsche bank, London in the Corporate Banking & Securities Division having worked in their New York and Singapore offices. Karthik holds a MSc (Tech) in Information Systems from BITS, Pilani and an MBA from IIM Calcutta.
VP - Business Development & Commercial
Balaji manages the Sales, Finance & Supply Chain teams.
During his 25 year career in Telekonnectors across various locations, he has handled responsibilities in customer support, technology, vendor management and Finance prior to the present role. Prior to joining Telekonnectors, he had a stint with Hindustan Motors.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from Madras University and has credit for 2 patents that are filed by the company.
Head - Finance
Mr. Venkat Subramanian (Venkat) is a Chartered Accountant with 8 years of experience, spanning accounting, finance, private equity and mergers & acquisitions.
Prior to joining DSNL, Venkat was with Hinduja Leyland Finance, heading the accounting and treasury function.
Venkat runs the group finance function between Telekonnectors, DSNL and Multicall.
Manager - R&D Electronics
Saravanan has 10 years of R&D experience. One of his landmark projects was to develop VOIP based system for communication with data transport over tactical radios for Army (battle tanks) and Navy (ships).
He has worked on Wi-Fi networks for rural broadband solutions. He designed, manufactured and implemented a low cost & robust outdoor Wi-Fi network for TIFR (TATA Institute of Fundamental Research).
In Telekonnectors he has pioneered the USB based customized headsets & applications, acoustic tuning of headsets.
Saravanan has a Bachelors degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from SRM University
Senior Manager - R&D Mechanical
Dakshinamoorthy has 23 years of product development experience in Plastics, Rubber and Sheet Metal parts, along with 10 plus years of Machine shop experience.
He was trained in Hindustan Motors for Process drawing drafting and Fixture design. He has worked in Sheet metal industry as supervisor cum Press tool development engineer. He was also an engineer for Quality Control in Alloy Casting Industry Gauge development process.
In Telekonnectors he has been involved in design and development of Headset parts, Rubber parts, Cables, Terminals, Sheet metal products, Fixtures and Machine tool maintenance.
Dakshinamoorthy has a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering and Post-Diploma in Tool Design.